Stories tagged: "Gov Evers"

Healthcare workers lit candles in recognition of COVID-19 patients in Wisconsin.
Doctors to Protesters: ‘This Is Dangerous. Please Stop’

COVID-19 caseload grows +200 for second straight day and tops 5,000 total

In this April 20, 2020, file photo protesters demonstrate at the state Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., demanding that Gov. Tom Wolf reopen Pennsylvania's economy even as new social-distancing mandates took effect at stores and other commercial buildings. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
Wisconsin Trusts Evers Over Trump on Coronavirus Reopening

Poll shows overwhelming disapproval of protesters and strong support for social distancing to continue

A nasal swab is conducted at a mobile COVID-19 test sites to check for coronavirus
Evers and Allies Seek Less Talk, More Supplies from Trump

As Pence visits Wisconsin, congressional reps and local officials deliver a message: testing can’t pick up without adequate resources

Wisconsin Governor outlines plan to reopen state
‘Safer at Home’ Order Extended to May 26

Angered Republican lawmakers threaten to fire head of state health agency

Members of the vacation bible study group at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Eau Claire practice before gatherings at Wisconsin churches were banned by Gov. Tony Evers’ “Safer at Home” order. Many churches are conducting services via computer now, but some have proposed hosting Easter worship in church parking lots. (Contributed photo)
Leaders Debate the Wisdom of Easter Services in a Pandemic

Health officials urge adherence to Safer at Home, despite Evers’ relaxing restrictions

GOP Coronavirus Aid Plan Has Some Big Strings Attached

Republicans will waive waiting period for unemployment if they can take more power from Evers and slash spending anywhere they wish

Wisconsin has its first COVID-19 cases related to April 7 election.
Courts Keep Election in Wisconsin, End Absentee Extension

Decisions by conservative courts come barely 12 hours before the polls open